Informal. the of an airplane, tank, or other vehicle.
Computers. a lever resembling this, used to control movement of a cursor or other graphic element for video games and computer graphics.
Compare (def 4), (def 3).
any leverlike switch for controlling, manipulating, guiding, or the like.
(informal) the control stick of an aircraft or of any of various machines
(computing) a lever by means of which the display on a screen may be controlled used esp for games, flight simulators, etc
also joy stick, 1910, aviators’ slang for the control lever of an airplane, from joy + stick (n.).
[the origin of the control-lever senses is uncertain; perhaps fr the tremulous shaking of the stick, perhaps fr the joyful sensation experienced while flying]
Jehovah-remembered, one of the two servants who assassinated Jehoash, the king of Judah, in Millo (2 Kings 12:21). He is called also Zabad (2 Chr. 24:26).
whom Jehovah bestows. (1.) One of the Benjamite archers who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:4). (2.) A chief of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 12:20).
/ˈdʒəʊsɪ/ noun 1. (South African, informal) Johannesburg See also Joburg
1. jet propulsion. 2. Justice of the Peace. 1. Justice of the Peace. abbreviation 1. Japan abbreviation 1. Justice of the Peace networking The country code for Japan. (1999-01-27) 1. Jamaica Plain (Massachusetts) 2. jet propulsion 3. justice of the peace